TRNC bans visitors from many countries

  Mar 18, 2020 4:55 pm Turgay Kale 42
The number of coronavirus cases in the TRNC has increased to five, the health Ministry said in a statement yesterday as the government took a series of precautionary steps this week to deal with the ongoing threat in the island.

TRNC bans visitors from many countries

A 65-year-old female tourist, who had arrived in the TRNC from Germany on Sunday evening, tested positive for the coronavirus Tuesday, the health minister revealed this week, which was the first reported case of the virus in North Cyprus. health Minister Ali Pilli told the official Tak news agency the coronavirus victim had arrived via the ercan Airport as part of a tour group of 30 people from Germany’s Balingen town. They were staying at a hotel in Mağusa that was immediately placed under quarantine once the test result came out positive. The victim was taken to the Dr. Bruhan Nalbantoğlu State hospital in Lefkosa on Monday after she complained of high fever, Pilli said; her test result later came out positive. Three people who were in the same group as the infected German tourist tested...

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